locked in park 1996 chevy 4x4 what could it be

Asked by Jul 16, 2017 at 08:20 PM about the 1996 Chevrolet C/K 1500 Silverado Extended Cab LB 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

locked i park have to pump the brakes to get it to release sometimes the wont
work .what is wrong

1 Answer

70,225

It's the brake to shift solenoid on top of the steering column. It's sticking. Turn the ignition one click away from you (clockwise) and step on the brake pedal so the vehicle won't roll. Shift into neutral and start the engine. The solenoid is located on top of the lower steering column with the ignition switch and headlight dimmer switch. HTH. -Jim

Your Answer

Chevrolet C/K 1500 Experts

  • #1
    Andrew Olsen
    Reputation
    3,590
  • #2
    John Saffrahn
    Reputation
    2,570
  • #3
    Rowefast
    Reputation
    2,150
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
871 Great Deals out of 65,537 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford F-150
2,245 Great Deals out of 179,996 listings starting at $1,300
Used Chevrolet C/K 2500
192 listings starting at $6,495
Used Dodge Ram 1500
357 Great Deals out of 10,813 listings starting at $1,199
Used Chevrolet C/K 3500
231 listings starting at $4,999
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
654 Great Deals out of 39,226 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Tacoma
593 Great Deals out of 42,094 listings starting at $1,995
Used Chevrolet Camaro
384 Great Deals out of 30,498 listings starting at $3,500
Used Chevrolet S-10
10 Great Deals out of 1,211 listings starting at $2,450

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.